The Future of Work

What will the future of work look like - and what does it mean for you? Explore how technology, thought-leadership and creativity will shape new ways of working and connecting.

Tips for success in your new job

You've got the job - now what? Based on one of our webinars from earlier in the year, our experienced alumni hiring managers share advice on having a voice as a new graduate, building internal relationships, recognising influencers, and finding mentors in your workplace.

Creating a successful side hustle

Are you curious about what it takes to start a side hustle? Vibhor Pandey, a community manager with QUT Entrepreneurship, shares his top three tips for developing a side hustle based on his experience building his own startups.

Community

Discover how the QUT community is making a real difference across the world.

Meet the 2020 Olympic Games content curator: Angela Bacic

QUT alumnus Angela Bacic credits “hard work, determination, and passion” as the key attributes which led her to her dream role – working for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games Organising Committee.

Meet award-winning Indigenous author: Ellen van Neerven

A celebrated Indigenous author, Ellen van Neerven has enjoyed a myriad of literary success since graduating from QUT in 2011. During this time, they have published three books and edited a number of collections spanning the genres of fiction, non-fiction, and poetry.

Health and Wellbeing

Learn how you can keep your physical and mental health, social connection and work-life balance in check.

Work smarter: four tips for staying on top of your time

From industry internships to full-time employment and sitting on the boards of several non-profits, this QUT alum has done it all. As someone who wears many hats, Jade Murphy-Silver knows the importance of time management. She shares her best tips for staying on top of your time.

5 simple ways to relieve stress (without a glass of wine)

Feeling overwhelmed? Calm and recharge yourself with these positive stress-reducing techniques.

Real-world Innovation

Explore the latest ideas and advances coming from our QUT community.

Meet the entrepreneur: Fiona Holmstrom

Fiona Holmstrom is on a mission to inspire a new generation of innovators and make STEM education more accessible for all through her EdTech startup – STEM Punks. As part of our entrepreneurial alumni profile series, Fiona reflects on her journey of overcoming the fear of rejection and failure that first held her back – to the success of becoming the director of her own company.

Closing the loop for system change

QUT alumni and sisters, Karina and Samantha Seljak, co-founded Seljak Brand in 2016 with a goal to find new ways of making and using beautiful things that are closed loop by design. The brand’s award-winning, recycled wool blankets that are recyclable at the end of their useful life, are proving how small business can accelerate the transition to a circular economy. Karina and Samantha share their mission to design out waste.

Events

9 October 2021 - 27 February 2022

17 September 2021 - 11 September 2022

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